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[Lincoln Highway Dedication]

by Unknown

Published 1915


Dedication of the western terminus of the Lincoln Highway (old U.S. 30), the legendary transcontinental route, in Lincoln Park, San Francisco.


Run time 1:03
Producer Unknown
Sponsor Unknown
Audio/Visual Si, B&W

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Dedication ceremonies in San Francisco as the western terminus of the Lincoln Highway in Lincoln Park


San Francisco Bay Area, California Highways (history) Infrastructure Dedications Ceremonies Transportation Automobiles Highways Roads Terminii U.S. 30 U.S. 40
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Reviewer: Spuzz - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - December 17, 2005
Subject: The people in the bushes say Lets make a highway!!
VERY short clip here with a dignitary curiously perched in the bushes talking, then another dignitary joins him, then a woman starts throwing branches into the crowd! After this, they install a street sign, each putting their own ceremonial patch of dirt into the ground to plant it in. Of course, all of this is too much for the crowd, who start frantically waving their hats around in glee! HUZZAH!

Yes, thats the whole film. 1 minute of delightful weirdness. A MUST SEE on this site!
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